byLazar, Patricia; Suydam, Marilyn N; Pennsylvania State University. University Division of Instructional Services
Project director, Marilyn N. Suydam ; project consultant, J. Fred WeaverPoints out that mathematics instruction can be improved by effectively diagnosing pupil needs. Explores ways of grouping pupils on the basis of such evaluation and of providing instruction to meet specific needs SummaryPoints out that mathematics instruction can be improved by effectively diagnosing pupil needs. Shows the use of interview inventories and a ./ia metic instrument. Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Mathematics, Mathematical ability, Mathematics, Job interviews,... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
“The Measurement of All Things: Tools of the Aeronautics Trade” is the first of seven programs in the 1999-2000 NASA CONNECT series. Produced by NASA Langley Research Center’s Office of Education, NASA CONNECT is an award-winning series of instructional programs designed to enhance the teaching of math, science and technology concepts in grades 5-8. NASA CONNECT establishes the “connection” between the mathematics, science, and technology concepts taught in the classroom and NASA... Topics: NASA, mathematics, aeronautics
Dramatizes the boredom of production - line work in a small papermill town in Quebec, Canada. A discussion of classical ballet by George Balanchine, choreographer for the New York City Ballet. Patricia McBride and Edward Villella dance the "Tarantella," Jacques D'Amboise and Suzanne Farrell dance the "Meditation," and Melissa Hayden and Jacques D'Amboise dance the "Grand Pas de Deux." From the USA series. Topics: educational film, Lines, Quebec, Theatrical performances, Branches of mathematics, Canada,...
"...profiles of three scientists of color whose work in computer science and mathematics has taken them to positions of importance...All...discuss their work, their lives and the journey...in an important area of science and technology...Valerie Taylor, Richard Tapia, Freda Porter-Locklear" Topics: vhs, Valerie Taylor, computer science, African-American, Northwestern University, Richard Tapia,... Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Bruce and Katharine Cornwell are primarily known for a series of remarkable animated films on the subject of geometry. Created on the Tektronics 4051 Graphics Terminal, they are brilliant short films, tracing Klee-like geometric shapes to intriguing music, including the memorable 'Bach meets Third Steam Jazz' musical score in ‘Congruent Triangles.’ In this melding of art and science, the Cornwells create a quasi-hypnotic take on a mathematical construct. More on the Cornwells at... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topic: mathematics, science